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The Roots of Evil in Jerusalem

It has been on my mind for weeks to send this article I wrote in 2004, as we look around the world and see what is happening here in Israel with the …

Researchers produce Global Risks report, AI and other technologies included in it

Let's face it, we're always at risk, and I speak for human kind, not just the personal risks we take each time we leave our homes. Some of these …

Consumers need education in mobile payment technology - Mobile Marketing

Of the 1,000 U.S. adults surveyed by Wakefield Research, 53% said they felt it was important for more retail outlets to offer technology that allowed …

Technology Isn't Magic—It's Haunted

An upcoming conference discusses the perils of calling technology “magic.”<p>"Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic," goes sci-fi author Arthur C. Clarkes oft-quoted "third law."<p>But is that a good thing?<p>Is the apparent magic of new technologies a proof of their prowess, …

Top 10 technology privacy risks: prying phones, spying cars and snooping homes | V3

The future is great. It’s filled with wonderful new technologies that make our lives easier. You can turn on the TV with your voice, switch your …

Government Researchers Are Working on Letting You Plug Your Brain Straight into the Internet

DARPA's researchers are hard at work creating biotechnology straight out of science fiction.<p>In 2014, when DARPA (Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, part of the Department of Defense) first announced it was intent on creating biotechnology like cortical modems it sounded like pure science …

A Distribution Strategy For Filmmakers Who Want To Self-Distribute After Their Festival Premiere by Diane Bell and Chris Byrne

Join the <b>Rebel Heart Film Workshop in Seattle, Portland or LA</b> and they’ll show you step by step how to make a film that is your personal story. Diane …

Is your film in danger of being lost forever? You may say no, but give it a decade and technological revolution…

By onFebruary 16, 2015in Archiving, DCP Comments<p>Five years ago I was invited to speak to the European heads of Kodak, about why so many filmmakers …

Archives

How to Make a Quality Feature Film for $10,000

<b>How to make a quality feature film for only $10,000</b><p>The world has changed. Twenty-five years ago I wrote, produced and directed a 23 minute short film …

Filmmaking

#PhoningItIn: Trans Prostitute Movie “Tangerine” Filmed Entirely on an iPhone5

Everyone’s buzzing about the Sundance smash <b>Tangerine</b> which stars trans actresses <b>Mya Taylor</b> and <b>Kitana Kiki Rodriguez</b> as two working girls in search of …

Filmmaking

Horror comedy film Deathgasm looks bloody awesome

Metal and horror are a great fit, and many films have tied the two together, like the ’80s metal film <i>Trick or Treat</i>, the metalcore soundtrack of a …

Horror

A few framing tips that should dramatically improve your cinematography!

If you are at the beginning of your filmmaking journey, here are five tips by Noam Kroll that will improve your cinematography. In his latest blog …

Cinematography

5 top tips for mobile filmmakers - Technology Enhanced Learning

Shoot your video in landscape, not portrait orientation!<p>Landscape (not portrait) for filming<p>Filming in portrait instead of landscape is an easy …

Drones – Opening The Skies to Filmmakers or Epic Fail?

<i>Daniel J. Harris on drones and indie filmmaking…</i><p>Film is the most exciting, dynamic and technologically advanced art form known to man. Filmmakers …

A Quick and Easy Guide Of Archepaths For Screenwriters and Storytellers by Author Pamela Jaye Smith at Story Expo

<b>STORY EXPO</b> is the world’s biggest convention of writers from all mediums – screenwriters, TV writers, novelists, filmmakers, gamers, journalists, …

Shooting Romance in NYC with the iPhone 6

Here’s a nifty behind-the-scenes featurette on the iPhone 6 shooting of Tristan Pope‘s short film, Romance in NYC. The film is shot entirely from the …

iPhone

iPhone-Shot Horror Movie Hooked Up Hooks Up with a Release Date

Being billed by filmmaker Pablo Larcuen as the first ever feature film shot entirely on an iPhone, <i>Hooked Up</i> is one upcoming movie we’ve been keeping …

Women in Horror Month - Rising Female Filmmakers

Women in Horror Month opens a dialogue about the inequality in the horror genre. Understanding the gender gap behind the scenes of our favorite films …

Horror